[23rd May 2012]
I'll be speaking at the Seattle Science Festival on June 1 as part of its Science Luminaries talk series. There will be me, Jack Sim of the World Toilet Organization, and Doulaye Kone and Chris Williams from the Gates Foundation, all talking shit, ie about ...[16th November 2011]
[15th November 2011]
After my book came out in Italian, I was asked, and was delighted to be asked, to edit a special issue of COLORS magazine, my training ground, alma mater, place that taught me to write about huge topics in short captions. The result is SHIT: ...[25th January 2011]
I did an interview with Marty Moss-Coane on Philadelphia's public radio station WHYY this morning. We talked mostly about seafaring, with a little bit of sewage thrown in. The show - Radio Times - has a site here. And here is an MP3 ...[20th January 2011]
I'll be returning to the University of Pennsylvania next week to give a talk about shit and ships. It's very flattering to be invited back, and also to be called an "investigative journalist" in this release about the event though I never ever feel ...[11th November 2010]
Here's the cover of the Swedish version of the book...[10th November 2010]
The Big Necessity is now available in Swedish. Det Stora Behovet, published by Shibstedt, can be read about/purchased here. Just for the joy of posting something in Swedish, here is the summary: Med vass humor blandar Rose George lättsinne med allvar och tar upp en ...